Sober in Vegas: Sober Friendly Strip Tips #9, Guardian Angel Cathedral

Hi friends! I am continuing to try and do a bit shorter posts in order to accommodate taking care of the lil' one and still be able to blog--so thanks for understanding while I'm still figuring out this new life. 🙂 Today's post features the Guardian Angel Cathedral, an A-Frame Catholic church built in 1963 … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Sober Friendly Strip Tips #9, Guardian Angel Cathedral

Sober in Vegas: Becoming a mom and two things I meant to post weeks ago…!

Friends! It has been so long. I apologize.... ...the past two months were full of end of pregnancy, giving birth, and trying to figure out how a baby works. So many emotions, fears, joys, tears, laughs, and new experiences. I can hardly even process it all. It's wonderful and scary and overwhelming and exciting. I will … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Becoming a mom and two things I meant to post weeks ago…!

Sober in Vegas: Sober-Friendly Strip Tips #8, “The Park”

Before I start on today's sober-friendly Strip Tips, I wanted to share an article that I thought was just awesome. It's "52 Celebrities Who Don't Drink Alcohol" in Harper's Bazaar and I love that it runs the gamut of different kinds of celebrities and different kinds of folks who don't drink--some of these celebs have never had … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Sober-Friendly Strip Tips #8, “The Park”

Sober in Vegas: Sober-Friendly Strip Tips #7, The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian 

Before I get into today's post, I wanted to just list out a few things that are bringing me joy this week. 🙂 In no particular order they are: The Unruffled Podcast: I love the way Tammi and Sondra discuss creativity, art, sobriety, friendship, and community since they intersect for so many of us. Season 2 of … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Sober-Friendly Strip Tips #7, The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian 

Sober in Vegas: Sober-Friendly Strip Tips #6, The Wynn 

Before I finally(!) get to the next sober-friendly strip tips I wanted to write about a podcast I've been listening to this week that's been really healing. She Explores is a website & podcast dedicated to creating conversation around women and the outdoors. It's not necessarily about extreme sports or adventuring, moreso, it's interested in dialog … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Sober-Friendly Strip Tips #6, The Wynn 

Sober in Vegas: Sober Friendly Strip Tips #5, Yoga on and near The Strip

As I've mentioned before, for anyone who struggles with the temptation to drink (we're all at different points in our sobriety walk, and I realize what triggers me may not trigger others) The Strip may be a place you want to avoid when visiting Vegas. However, I also realize some people who are sober are … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Sober Friendly Strip Tips #5, Yoga on and near The Strip

Sober in Vegas: Sober Strip Tips #4, Visiting the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” Sign

The Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign is a unique place to stop by in Vegas, and guess what y'all?! It's alcohol-free! And costs nothing! Two big thumbs up for this activity! And....it's probably one of the most iconic signs in the WORLD. It was designed by Betty Willis in 1959 (she was one of the … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Sober Strip Tips #4, Visiting the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” Sign

Sober in Vegas: Sober Friendly Strip Tips #2, The Cosmopolitan

Confession: even though I grew up here in Vegas, The Strip still overwhelms me. Don't get me wrong--I also love it. I love the way each casino has its own theme, its own feel, its own smell (...I mean that in the best way...The Mirage smells different than the Venetian which smells different than Mandalay … Continue reading Sober in Vegas: Sober Friendly Strip Tips #2, The Cosmopolitan